Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Parkdale

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Parkdale. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognised for its cafes, shopping and spas. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Parkdale

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Parkdale a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Parkdale

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Parkdale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Luna Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (12.6 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Green Point (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Parkdale

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 25.6 mi (41.3 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Parkdale Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Parkdale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 339 holiday lettings around Parkdale. From 118 Houses to 156 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Parkdale?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Parkdale. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Parkdale Station: 2,673 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Central: 2,449 holiday lettings
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,482 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,449 holiday lettings
  • Eureka Skydeck 88: 2,449 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Parkdale listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Parkdale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 118 Houses in Parkdale. Our other popular types of Parkdale holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 156 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Parkdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Parkdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.